[XeTeX] efficiency of placing different graphics formats?

William Adams will.adams at frycomm.com
Tue Sep 30 13:10:13 CEST 2008

On Sep 29, 2008, at 3:15 PM, Peter Dyballa wrote:

> There is one potential problem: JPEG files can be compressed again
> and lose again details ...

Apparently they're just directly inserted into the .pdf file, so no  
recompression when the .pdf is made. The .pdf files are directly used  
for printing, so no post-processing, so no change afterwards.

> There should be a means to extract included objects from a PDF file!
> Then one could compare these with the original files.

There are several. e.g., Open in Acrobat Professional, Advanced |  
Document Processing | Export all images


William Adams
senior graphic designer
Fry Communications

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